Mangaotaki Rocks in the Mangaotaki Valley near Pio Pio. This area provided the location for Trollshaws Forest and Staddles Farm.
The landscape of Twizel in New Zealand's South Island.
Earnslaw Burn provided the backdrop for the Dwarves journey to the Misty Mountains. Photo Credit: Chris McAuilffe.
Mt Earnslaw/Pikirakatahi (close up). Photo Credit: Kelvin Reid.
Sutherland Falls featured in the flight of the giant eagles.
The Southern Alps from Lake Pukaki.
Twilight view from Mexi Mama Restaurant, Port Ahurriri, Napier.
'Lake Omapere' 2013 by Murray Lloyd.
'Piapia Beach' artwork. A collaboration between Andres Amador with Māori ta moko (traditional Māori) tattoo artist Lloyd James Morgan who supplied the design. Photo Credit: Andres Amador/Jonathan Clark Studio via drone technology.
Mount Aspiring National Park. Photo Credit: Rick Schwartz.